Work from artist Sema Bekirovic got us musing on the 'city in the desert' trope and how it's fallen out since the Recession.
A chat with founder of LOOPWHEELER Japan. A small operation churning out a modest 8 sweatshirts per day using only looms from the 1920's.
'Light Butterflies' by Chiara Lampugnani Design is an innovative project displayed in Paolo Sarpi Street and Canonica Street in Milan as part of the the Milan International Led Light Festival.
Bluelounge launches their new super simple little iPad NEST at CES ~ when not in use, it's simply a little tchotchke tray!
Eton Soulra XL ~ spotted at CES, it's a fun Solar-Powered Sound System for iPod and iPhone
Gaga aside, the Polaroid booth at CES had some surprising design details, from a mirrored tessellations forming a cave like space, to a nice use of black woodiness, and some fun graphics.
Beautiful tags for West Paw Design's eco-friendly pet beds and toys. They use minimal packaging to help the environment but make a huge splash with the awesome tags.
Victorinox Tomo ~ a brand new design by Abitax in Tokyo for Victorinox spotted at CES. And the packaging is molded recycled paper just like egg cartons!
B.house by atelierA5 in Tokyo, Japan.
Ultra minimalist Shelf Lamp by Norwegian designer Andreas Engesvik.
Rolls-Royce Apparition concept touches brand history and extends into the future
NIKE and TomTom have collaborated to create the Nike+ SportWatch GPS Powered by TomTom.
Lily lamp by Norwegian designer Vibeke Skar.
"Flitch Chair 1" by Californian designer Patrick Lun is mixing up wood and steel for maximal lightness, thinness and resistance.
NBC puts capes on NYC Statues to promote their new drama series 'The Cape'
A little bit traditional, a little bit unusual, we really like this 'Mizra' teapot from Tsé & Tsé Associées.
Teapot/cup: A series of teapots by Louie Rigano questioning perfection as an end-goal and exploring the relationships between textures and between mass-production and handmade.
The Louisiana (Museum of Modern Art) Café in Humlebæk, Denmark.
This Tea House by David Jameson makes an unusual and ephemeral addition to a suburban Bethesda backyard - its bronze and glass volume floats over the grass like hanging lantern.
Stunning Hotel DeBrett in Auckland, New Zealand.
Mollight Lamp by Alessandro Marelli.
'Vision', designed by Pierre Mazairac and Karel Boonzaaijer for Dutch furniture manufacturer Pastoe, is a cabinet comprising of a series of chests in various sizes.
Syfy at CES ~ a huge glowing orb with rotating panels... and you can go inside! Pictures weren't doing it justice, so check out the video to make more sense of it!
Located on the west side of Mexico City, this is San Josemaría Escrivá Church by Javier Sordo Madaleno Bringas Architects.
The house that Griffin built at CES ~ in the iLounge, where it was all things mac and inescapable retro-mod...
A leather case for kitchen knives made by Henrik Frenne
AR.Drone Parrot at CES ~ they have fun outdoor spaces this year, and these iphone/ipad controlled quadricopters even allow you to play AR shooter games now!
Palace at Aiete Park in San Sebastian, Spain, has a very modern expansion by Isuuru Architects that stretches below the neo-classical residence.
Audi at CES ~ their booth is a mesmerizingly glowing oasis you can't help but be drawn into. Beautifully designed!
Threadless now offers ten selected designs printed on Baggu Duck bags.
Skateboard Case for iPhone 4 available at SlickWraps.
C3yoyodesign from Hong Kong produced DarkStar 2011 which is a CNC aluminum yoyo for players.
Menage a trois... Tyson McAdoo releases a seductive skateboard triptych.
Adrien DE MELO and the gallery BSL presents the UPSIDE DOWN project, for Louis Vuitton's cultural space...
Great student design work for a beer brand by Thorleifur Gunnar Gíslason, Hlynur Ingólfsson and Geir Ólafsson of the Icelandic Academy of the Arts.
House R by Bembé Dellinger Architects in Schondorf, Germany.
Casio has just announced that they will release a new compact camera/camcorder, 'Tryx'.
Great packaging by Shine for Mammoth Supply Co.
Beautiful video of the Dutch Winter shot by Kasper Bak with a Canon EOS 550D.
Vectorfunk Rorschach Poster Series. A futuristic twist to the classic psychology ink blot tests.
2011 R&D promo video by Chemistry Surfboards based in San Diego, CA
Sky lights at Bar Agricole are fitted with glass sculptural shades which resemble fabric blowing in the wind. The shades are the work of Nikolas Weinstein of Weinstein Studios,
Honda aiming for the skies? The prototype HondaJet Civic of the Skies has been officially unveiled.
The SPOT connect, to be released at the end of the month, lets your phone connect to a global satellite network, allowing you to send messages and GPS coordinates from virtually anywhere on the planet.
PERF Apparel creates laser cut t-shirts with unique patterns!
By designer Nicolai Czumaj-Bront, the Pitch Stool is made from reclaimed wood. The latest, no. 11, comes in Pitch Black.